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Bronson Gillam

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Bossier City, La.

High School:
Evangel Christian

Last College:
Arkansas

Height / Weight:
6-4 / 240

Position:
RHP/INF

B/T:
S/R

Bronson Gillam

10/24/2011

Tech Set for Fall World Series

Baseball to Play Five World Series Games

2012: Will have season-ending shoulder surgery and sit out the 2012 season.

2011: Sat out season to satisfy NCAA transfer rules.

High School: Four year standout as a corner infielder and pitcher at Evangel Christian HS... Led the Eagles to a 24-11 record and a berth in the Class 2A quarterfinals while boasting a 1.12 ERA and 48 strikeouts in 25.1 innings of work... At the plate the switch-hitting slugger belted 12 home runs, 37 RBI and hit at a .446 clip while tallying a .942 slugging percentage... Cited with all-district and all-Louisiana honors from 2007-10... Named preseason all-American by Perfect Game USA prior to his junior season in 2009... Tabbed all-Area player of the year in 2009... Named Gatorade Player of the Year for the state of Louisiana in 2010... Consensus national top 100 prospect out of high school and was the top-rated prep standout in the state of Louisiana according to Perfect Game USA.

Personal: Full name is Bronson Shane Gillam... Son of Ken and Natalie Gillam... Father played college basketball at the University of Central Arkansas... Has one sister, Chelsea... Signed a letter of intent and enrolled at Arkansas prior to transferring to Tech during his freshman year... Chose Tech over Arkansas, Ole Miss and Virginia.